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FOX News
Feb 1, 2011 7:00pm EST
obama says to the egyptian people, we hear your voices. and to the egyptian government, the political transition must begin now. i'm jon scott in for shepard smith. >> jon: tonight, on "the fox report." goodbye mr. mubarak. after days of protests, egypt's president boughs to pressure from his people and announces he will leave office. tonight, when it's going to happen, how this could reshape the political picture in the middle east, and what it means for american interests. ice, slush, and a whole lot of snow. now more states are declaring emergencies, airlines are canceling thousands more flights. and this massive storm is still on the move. plus, that's one way to get around in the snow. tonight, the inventor of the ski propeller. but we begin with a fox news weather alert. a mammoth winter storm is rumbling across the central and eastern u.s., pelting up to a third of the nation with rain, snow, and everything in between. let's get right to the map. here's how the storm has developed over the past 4 hours with powerful thunderstorms in the south and blizzards farther north. the he
FOX News
Feb 18, 2011 7:00pm EST
. the governor there also responding to president obama's comments about the battle. the president said he understands the need to balance the budget obviously. but the bill seems to him like an assault on the unions. team fox coverage continues with mike emanuel outside the white house tonight. the governor basically telling the president butt out. >> that's right, shep. saying doesn't washington have enough fiscal issues for him to deal with the governor also says he is not bashing public workers. take a listen. >> we're not degrading public employees, i have said repeatedly good decent people work for the government. they shouldn't be excluded from what everybody else in society is going through and in these tough economic times we have got to all be in it together. >> he is making the case it's time to tighten the belt, even for public workers, shep. >> shepard: the republicans seem upset that the democrats are getting help from the white house. what are they saying about that? >> well, it's interesting because there has been a lot of finger pointing about whether this is all being dir
FOX News
Feb 23, 2011 7:00pm EST
of their fighter jet and let it crash. less than two hours ago president obama broke his silence on what appears to be a brewing civil war. suffering and blood shed is outrage just and shooting peaceful protesters. >> shepard: team fox coverage now wendell goler at the white house. first, leland vittert streaming live this evening from cairo, egypt at the scene of the last major uprising in libya's next door neighbor. leland? >> shepard, it is fair to say that libya is indeed on the verge of civil war. the images coming out of tripoli do indeed show forces massing ready to fight as colonel gaddafi said to the last drop of blood there are army jeeps there in the streets as they long and bloody val. he will die a martyr, getting video out of libya is incredibly difficult. mostly amateur video coming out with the tens of thousands of people trying to escape this violence. as they are coming out the army is letting them go, they are searching them, taking their cell phones and any kind of video they have so the world can't see what's really going on inside that country. shepard? >> shepard: leland v
FOX News
Feb 15, 2011 7:00pm EST
, first from fox this tuesday night, president obama holding a surprise news conference to defend his 2012 spending plans. as republicans accuse him of punting on big three budget busters. social security, medicare, and medicaid. the president says he is willing to take the plunge and go after those programs if republicans will jump off the cliff with him. >> this is not a matter of you go first or i go first. this is a matter of everybody having a serious conversation about where we want to go and then ultimately getting in that boat at the same time so it doesn't tip over. and i think that can happen. >> shepard: but the way the process works, the president does go first. he has already sent his budget to congress. house republicans won't release their plan until march or april. for now, they're not offering any details, but they are promising they will not punt. >> we will put forward a budget that deals with the big challenges that face our country. >> specifically, social security and medicare? >> i'm going to let paul ryan and the budget committee do their work but i have no doubts t
FOX News
Feb 22, 2011 7:00pm EST
clinton never mentioned even the name of muammar gaddafi. and the obama administration has stopped short of demanding that the libyan dictator step down. team fox coverage continues jen griffin at the state department tonight. what outcome do united states leaders want here. >> they have been very hesitant to criticize muammar gaddafi by name. don't forget, he was the osama bin laden of the 1980s, the father of modern international terrorism. there are 600 americans in libya tonight. and they don't want an iranian hostage crisis. when secretary of state clinton finally spoke today, here's what she said. >> the government of libya bears responsibility for what is occurring and must take action to end the violence. now, as always, the safety and well-being of americans has to be our highest priority. >> there are 35 embassy officials and their families and the state department now is trying to get them out, shep. >> jennifer, there are new calls for the united states to impose sanctions on libya. >> that's right. sanctions were lifted, of course, under the bush administration when muammar
FOX News
Jan 31, 2011 7:00pm EST
president obama's healthcare overhaul is one step closer to the supreme court. a major ruling, a judge has struck down the entire law. it's now ruled unconstitutional to require americans to buy health insurance. that is just one part of the law. this afternoon, a chief analyst explains why the judge threw the whole law out. >> he then ruled that because there is no sever built clause, meaning one parted is unconstitutional the whole thing is, therefore the entire act is unconstitutional. >> shep: the judge in florida let the health care overhaul stay on the books while the white house appeals. >> four federal judges have ruled, four against. >> phil is live in the courthouse in pensacola tonight. the judge wrote his ruling really isn't about the healthcare system at all? >> no. judge roger vincent the case was about federalism and most of the 78-page ruling discussing federal effort arguments, u.s. constitution as well as u.s. commerce clause. this law by far the most prominent and biggest of all the challenges of president obama's healthcare law filed by 28 states. the key complaint, the
FOX News
Feb 11, 2011 7:00pm EST
. as president obama said from the white house, this is only the beginning. and egypt's neighbors know it. team fox coverage tonight, mike emanuel with the white house reaction. jonathan hunt with observations from around the world. first our dominick dinatale streaming live from cairo. >> shep, he may have retreated south to a presidential retreat it may not be enough for bitter of the protesters. many we have spoken to want him to go into full exile. others want his head on a plate, literally. we will see what future treatment hosni mubarak will get at the hands of the egyptian people once they are handed democracy and whether, indeed, he will face some form of trial. but for tonight, it continues to be a celebration we are three and a half hours away from dawn and when first light comes, the square, tahrir square, liberation square will, indeed, be filled full of people celebrating. tomorrow will be a national day of celebration. perhaps future national holiday. this revolution is being labeled the lotus revolution. a symbolic flower here in egypt. one that is a perfume sold in the streets.
FOX News
Feb 17, 2011 7:00pm EST
? >> shepard: trace gallagher beginning our coverage tonight. trace, thanks. president obama says the wisconsin bill looks like an attack on unions. he tells a milwaukee television station he understands the state's financial crisis all too well, is he dealing with his own budget problems in d.c. but the president says the government workers are not the enemy here. team fox coverage continues. shannon bream on the hill tonight. what else does the president have to say. >> here's the full quote of what he told that local television station, quote: some of what i have heard coming out of wisconsin, where you are just making it harder for public employees to collectively bargain, generally, seems more of an assault on unions. he also says it's important not to vilify the union supporters who are protesting the bill, remember they are your friends and neighbors, shep? shep ship i suppose there is some debate brewing over the democratic national committee supporting the protesters? >> the dnc is not only busing in protesters and staffing phone banks, taking similar steps in ohio where this very sam
FOX News
Feb 3, 2011 7:00pm EST
: president obama speaking out about the crisis, white house calling the attacks on journalists unacceptable and joe biden is speaking directly to the egypt's new vice president and an al-qaeda hang out, u.s. officials there were terrorists to take advantage of the situation. live coverage coming up but first, drug cartels sent a violent message to that country's government. nobody is out of bounds and nobody is safe. across the u.s. border in laredo gunmen murdered a retired army general as he took off a city as chief of police. we are told two bodyguards were killed and a personal secretary. nuevo laredo has seen a lot of violence. a major fear now is this gangland mayhem may spill over into the united states. steve harrigan in el paso, texas with the latest. steve? >> reporter: a number of high profile murders of american citizens has many people living along the border thinking that drug violence is spilling over from mexico. the we spent some dime with the davis family. sam davis and heard his heroic account of his attempts to save his wife from the mexican drug cartels. south texas cam
FOX News
Feb 10, 2011 7:00pm EST
president obama on this issue. and he said tonight that it was not up to foreigners to decide egypt's future. egypt had to decide its future. and earlier in the day, netanyahu the prime minister said his only hope was that egypt would honor the peace treaty that it signed with israel no matter who replaced put mumbarak. so we are beginning to see people scramble to understand the meaning of this. i think you have got it right, shep. i think what we have seen is a transfer of power, a stepping aside, rather than a stepping down because egypt could not afford tore the speaker of the parliament to take over the presidency, which is what what happens constitutionally had mumbarak resigned. whether or not that constitutional legalism is lost on the people of tahrir square, whether or not omar suleiman is an acceptable alternative remains to be seen. >> shepard: judith miller live with us from israel early this friday morning there. we are expecting -- further live coverage and new developments out of egypt just moments from now. this is fox news channel's special coverage of the revolution in egy
FOX News
Feb 16, 2011 7:00pm EST
president obama has called the family of the murdered and thank you them for their son's service to our nation. steve harrigan from our florida newsroom tonight. why do u.s. officials tell us that the gunmen were specifically targeting americans? >> shepard, the big debate that we have learned today as we have learned bits and pieces about this story whether or not this was a simple drug carjacking by zeta or whether the ice agents were targeted because of their job. now fox news can confirm that that is, in fact, the case. based on remarks yelled by one of the mexican gunmen before he opened fire, it's clear this was a deliberate assassination of u.s. law enforcement agents not only does it ratchet up the pressure for u.s. response but also shows growing impunity and power of these mexican drug cartels. >> shepard: a murder of a federal agent takes things to another level, steve. could this effect the larger debate over border safety. >> it does it raises question parts of mexico out of control. beyond the government's control, tourism is likely to get hit immediately. also the way u.s
FOX News
Feb 4, 2011 7:00pm EST
. [chanting] >> and now we're getting new details of how the obama administration has been working behind the scenes. >> we are consulting widely within egypt and with the international community. >> shepard: tonight, crisis diplomacy in action. protesters in the street. and a nation's entire future in the balance. plus, last month a gunman shot congresswoman gabby giffords in the head. her husband astronaut abandoned his job to stay by her side. >> i started to think about the mission, my crew. >> shepard: tonight, commander kelly explains his choice. >> shepard: one activist in egypt said people were hoping the latest protest would be the last protest. the one that finally forces the president hose any mubarak to accept the will of the people and get out of that country. now the so-called day of departure has come and gone. it appears president mubarak has not yet gotten the message. today, president obama said it is time for egypt's leader to consider his legacy. >> the key question he should be asking himself, is how do i leave a legacy behind in which egypt is able to get through thi
FOX News
Feb 8, 2011 7:00pm EST
of a senior citizen who became a hero with her handbag. >> shepard: leading the news tonight, president obama's plan to help states get out of debt by collecting more taxes from businesses. republicans claims that will destroy jobs. but the white house reports it's trying to help local governments cover the cost of unemployment benefits. all of this as red ink has governors across our land talking about possibly cutting funds for schools and first responders and other necessary services here is a big part of the problem. dozens of states ran out of money and borrowed from the feds and now owe washington billions of dollars. that's already triggered automatic tax hikes in some areas. let's get right to fox top story and mike emanuel live at the white house. mike, how is the 'president's plan supposed to work here. >> well, shep, it would help those 40 states that borrowed $32 billion from the feds for unemployment benefits. bottom line, officials here say that the plan would include more payroll taxes starting in 2014 and sources say that could generate up to $100 billion over the course of a
FOX News
Feb 7, 2011 7:00pm EST
in america. so declared president obama as he told business leaders to get in the game and start spending some of the money they have been saving for all these years. the president walked across the street quite literally from the white house to the u.s. chamber of commerce. his political adversaries no doubt. the chief executive trying to find common ground with a group that opposed his health care and financial reform efforts. a division that the president acknowledged today. >> i'm here in the interest of being more neighborly. look, maybe if we had brought over a fruit cake when we first moved in, we would have gotten off to a better start, but i'm going to make up for it. >> shepard: president obama highlighting the issues on which the two sides seem to agree, including his administration's efforts improve u.s. infrastructure and get more money to entrepreneurs. mike emanuel on fox top story live at the white house tonight. mike, what came out of this meeting? >> well, shep, bottom line the test is if american businesses start hiring a lot more as part of his outreach president obama
FOX News
Feb 24, 2011 7:00pm EST
report. president obama meanwhile addressing the recent rise in energy prices. acknowledging it's the kind of thing that can cause uncertainty for businesses. but in a meeting that streamed on the white house web site today, the president predicted the uncertainty over oil prices will soon end. >> we actually think that we'll be able to ride out the libya situation and it will stabilize. >> shepard: it will stabilize. oil traders seem to agree after they sent the price of crude above $103. prices pulled back sharply this afternoon to settle around $97 a barrel. well, the feds say they have broken up a terror plot that they believe targeted, among others, former president george w. bush. the suspect here in the cube is a college student in texas. he is actually from saudi arabia, a saudi national. but he is in the united states on a student voice, is a here legally. investigators tell us he was trying to build a homemade bomb and was close to having most of the ingredients. they say he also emailed himself ideas for potential targets. one message listed president bush's home addr
FOX News
Feb 25, 2011 7:00pm EST
obama is about to get more personally involved. plus, a warning about the oil supply. one libyan official say the country will stop all exports. what that will mean to gas prices here and around the world. we'll can sk our friends at the fox business network. oh, yeah. v8 juice gives you 3 of your 5 daily servings of vegetables. v8. what's your number? with the velocity of a 1 ghz dual-core processor, 3-d graphics engine, gyroscope, and a widescreen hd display. grab it and it grabs you. only at verizon. this is mary... who has a million things to pick up each month on top of her escriptions. so she was thrilled that her walgreens pharmacist recommended a 3-month supply and would always be there to answer questions about her health. now mary gets 3 refills in one and for 3 months, she's done. more or less. ask your pharmacist about a 90 day supply and get a free gift. walgreens. there's a way to stay well. >> shep: u.s. temporarily shut down the embassy in the capital city of libya as a chartered boat and plane escorted all-american workers out of the country. this comes less than
FOX News
Feb 2, 2011 7:00pm EST
's a precarious situation. the pres secretary robert gibbs saying president obama made that clear to mubarak in a phone conversation just last night. >> the message that the president delivered clearly to president mubarak was that the time for change had come. >> and asked what he means by now, secretary gibbs says, quote, now means yesterday. our coverage continues now. wendell goler live at the white house. wendell, the press secretary gibbs there was not so specific about what that change should be. i suppose that's not really our role. >> well, he was vegas about that, shep. but even the push to quickly drew criticism from egyptian officials who said president obama had specifically asked mubarak to supervise the transition. states department spokesman p.j. crowley says the sooner elections held in egypt the better. the white house doesn't think they should wait until december. republican senator john mccain told our greta van susteren after talks with the president here at the white house today it's time for mubarak to go. >> unfortunately, he stayed too long. and he did not get the pr
FOX News
Feb 21, 2011 7:00pm EST
of congressional budget office says the thing that president obama has to worry about is time the more dysfunction you see, gets down and drags out the more likely it is that the president who has allies in the senate starts to bear the heat. >> waiting until the last minute and putting together temporary spending plan keeps federal agencies in the dark what their funding levels will be and no way he says to run a government, shepard? >> shepard: wendell goler live on the north lawn, thank you. now a long running balancing act. gun rights vs. gun control. protecting students, vs. letting them protect themselves. that's the issue this time. should people on college campuses be allowed to have concealed weapons? even in the classroom? we'll report. you decide. plus, prosecutors have the thing and it's bleeping golden. but the tapes of the former illinois governor, your boy rod blagojevich may not make it into his retrial? why would the evidence not be admissible? we will tell you exactly why coming up. introducing the thunderbolt by htc. immense por. scorching speed. the first phone strong enough to
FOX News
Feb 9, 2011 7:00pm EST
mcconnell that i look forward to working with them. >> shepard: and president obama now reaching out to house republicans for the first time since they took control. >> we did have a fairly robust conversation. >> shepard: tonight, what the leaders discussed over lunch and how their plans could effect all of us. sinking feeling in the housing market. more borrowers underwater on their mortgages. we will see why it's happening and what it could mean for foreclosures across the country. plus, maybe we should just let you know when lindsay lohan is not in court. [cheers] >> shepard: the actress back before a judge today. does she have to go back to jail? >> you need to follow the laws just like everybody else. >> shepard: tonight, lyle low and the case of the missing necklace. but, first from fox this thursday night, if you thought he wouldn't get caught, we are at a loss for how. the story begins with the reporting of the web site gawker. a u.s. congressman standing in front of a mirror snapping a picture of himself. no shirt, flexing, and not smiling, really. photo he sent not to his
FOX News
Feb 14, 2011 7:00pm EST
. setting up burning barricades and fleeing tear gas. this time around the obama administration wasted no time denouncing the iranian regime. a regime over the last three weeks has constantly hailed what went on in egypt. now, when given the opportunity to afford their people the same rittle as they called for on behalf of the egyptian people, once again, illustrate their true nature. for their part iran have called uprising -- awakening. >> shepard: what sort of involvement does the u.s. have in the formation of a new government there. >> the lead has been taken by u.s. military officials, shep, who are holding direct talks with members of egypt's higher counsel of the armed forces. that is the group that holds power there now. one veteran of the state department and the national security council told fox news that one area where we can particularly help is with human capital. >> we have done that in a lot of countries since the fall of the soviet union. helping new parties get established and communicate with voters. we can do that and we get people from poland and the czech republic
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